14/12/2017
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Medical School Requirements

Many people find getting into a medical school more difficult than anticipated. The progress of medical and biological sciences in the nineteenth century, the impact of the work of Claude Bernard (1813-1878), Rudolf Virchow (1821-1902) Robert Koch (1843-1910), Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) and all the splendor of French medical schools, Vienna, Berlin and Edinburgh, was a stimulus for the creation of a medical school in the country.

The first two years will be at the overseas campuses for all Caribbean medical schools, but the clinical rotations for the top schools are in the U.S. This offers a huge advantage to students in that they can benefit from the higher acceptance rates to get into the Caribbean universities while still being able to learn from the doctors at U.S. hospitals during their clinical rotations.medical school

Regarding your other question – I definitely agree that this would be very valuable to have, though I have not been able to find this info anywhere and honestly, I doubt there is such information compiled/available – once the students are admitted, there is no reason why the schools would keep track of the admission stats for international students separately.medical school

In order to attend further studies( Surgery, Internal medicine, G/OB, Pediatrics, Psychiatry), the students in the year of Social service or graduates of any Salvadorian university must apply independently for the residency to the hospital of choice; the preliminary selection process is based on the results of clinical knowledge tests, followed by psychiatric evaluations and interviews with the hospital medical and administrative staff.medical school

There are seven medical schools in Ghana: The University of Ghana Medical School in Accra, the KNUST School of Medical Sciences in Kumasi, University for Development Studies School of Medicine in Tamale, University of Cape Coast Medical School and the University of Allied Health Sciences in Ho, Volta Region, the leading private medical school in Ghana – the Accra College of Medicine, 5 and Family Health Medical School another private medical school.